A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 43 kilometers (27 miles) from Hawthorne in Nevada. Global time and date of event 20/05/20 / 2020-05-20 15:19:31 / May 20, 2020 @ 3:19 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 07:19:31 / 7:19 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -118.5918 West, latitude 38.9188 North, depth = 0.5 km. Event id: nn00729465. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: nn00729465. The epicenter was at a depth of 0.5 km (0 miles).
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Fallon. Country/countries that might be effected, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). Event epicenter was 64 km (40 miles) from Fallon (c. 8 600 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been twenty-eight, in the last 10 days two hundred and seventy-two, in the past 30 days two hundred and seventy-eight and in the last 365 days three hundred and twenty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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